Other Voices

Other Voices

The Affordable Care Act doesn’t offer what millennials need

The Affordable Care Act won’t work unless droves of young, healthy people enroll, thereby subsidizing the high costs of insuring older and sicker people. But to date, only 29 percent of those buying Affordable Care Act plans in Texas have been millennials. Many of the rest have decided to opt out of insurance altogether.

Other Voices

It’s a struggle to keep midcentury modern Tanglewood homes

Midcentury modern homes — most of which were built in the 1950s and 1960s — have regained a big following across the country. Places like Portland, Palm Springs, even Dallas host MCM home tours and modernism festivals. Here in Fort Worth, those homes are as likely to be toppled into a rubble heap as they are to be rehabilitated.

Videos

Highlights from white nationalist Richard Spencer’s speech at Texas A&M

Richard Spencer, a white nationalist, spoke at Texas A&M University on Dec. 6, 2016. The room at the Student Center was mostly filled with people who protested against him.
Video by Maria Chiu mchiu@mcclatchy.com / @mariawchiu
Highlights from white nationalist Richard Spencer’s speech at Texas A&M 7:41

Highlights from white nationalist Richard Spencer’s speech at Texas A&M

Volunteers reach out to homeless 0:44

Volunteers reach out to homeless

Kennedale football preps for first state semifinal 2:53

Kennedale football preps for first state semifinal

Fort Worth's homeless find shelter from the cold 1:03

Fort Worth's homeless find shelter from the cold